Nurse Practitioner Hides Ultrasound from Woman Considering Abortion

A woman who has having an ultrasound revealed:

As the nurse practitioner prepared me for an ultrasound, she asked if I was thinking about terminating the pregnancy. I told her I was, so she turned the ultrasound screen away from me, and began moving the wand over my stomach.

Caitlin Coakley Beckner “IT HAPPENED TO ME: I DIDN’T KNOW I WAS PREGNANT (FOR SIX MONTHS)” XOJANE July 1, 2012

It turned out that the author was 24 weeks along, too far for an abortion (in her area-some clinics DO perform them after 24 weeks) This article is evidence that some healthy women have late term abortions because they don’t know they are pregnant sooner.

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Sarah is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians.
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